President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama walk across the tarmac following their arrival on Marine One helicopter at Ocean Reef Club in Key Largo, Fla., to begin their weekend vacation. White House spokesman Josh Earnest defended Obama's trip to Key Largo, despite the ongoing cris…
WASHINGTON (AP) — Four Central European nations are urging the U.S. to boost natural gas exports as a hedge against the possibility that Russia could cut off its supply of gas to Ukraine.
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian news agencies says Moscow is considering a freeze of U.S. military inspections under arms control treaties in retaliation to Washington's decision to halt military cooperation with Russia.
Biathlete Mykhaylo Tkachenko, representing Ukraine, enters the arena during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Paralympics at the Fisht Olympic stadium in Sochi, Russia, Friday, March 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky)
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — The first Ukrainian medalist of the Sochi Paralympics dedicated her achievement to "an independent Ukraine," appealing for peace as Russia intensifies its control of Crimea.
BAGHDAD (AP) — Authorities in Iraq say a suicide bomber has used a stolen police Humvee to pass through a military checkpoint and set off his explosives, wounding 14 people.
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian news agencies: Moscow mulls freeze on US military inspections under arms control pact.
CAIRO (AP) — A homemade bomb placed near a women's college has wounded one person in an upscale district of eastern Cairo, security officials say.
President Barack Obama greets people after speaking at Coral Reef High School, Friday, March 7, 2014 in Miami. Obama traveled to the Miami school to unveil a new initiative to ensure more students complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), a document required for most typ…
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says he's hearing from business owners across the country who are voluntarily paying their workers more than the federal minimum wage of $7.25 an hour.
BEIRUT (AP) — A militant group has issued an unusual apology for a twin suicide bombing in Beirut that killed four people and wounded dozens, including children from a nearby orphanage.
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's moderate-leaning president has strongly criticized hard-line officials for ordering reformist newspapers shut down.
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Department of Environmental Quality officials say a glass company has agreed to pay a $120,000 penalty for hazardous waste violations at its Yuma facility.
PHOENIX (AP) — The pension system for Arizona police and firefighters has received a federal grand jury subpoena to turn over documents.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Nationals are hosting auditions for people who want to sing the national anthem during baseball season.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's largest association of African-American doctors is convening in Washington to discuss health issues in the black community.
SEVASTOPOL, Ukraine (AP) — A Ukrainian officer at a military base in Ukraine's region of Crimea says that pro-Russia soldiers have crashed a truck through its gates in an attempt to take it over.
Former Sen. Rick Santorum, R-Pa., speaks at the Conservative Political Action Committee annual conference in National Harbor, Md., Friday, March 7, 2014. Friday marks the second day of the annual Conservative Political Action Conference, which brings together prospective presidential candida…
OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — The nation's largest annual gathering of conservative activists comes to a finish Saturday but not before a final group of Republican all-stars takes the stage.
KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — An Indian airliner with 170 people on board has caught fire while landing in Nepal's capital, but there were no casualties reported.
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani officials say authorities are investigating whether malnutrition is responsible for the deaths of nearly two dozen children in the country's drought-hit desert south.
Tiger Woods takes a drop on the eighth hole during the second round of the Cadillac Championship golf tournament Friday, March 7, 2014, in Doral, Fla. More than 100 balls went into the water in the newly designed course. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
Tiger Woods hits from an 18th hole bunker during the first round of the Cadillac Championship golf tournament Friday, March 7, 2014, in Doral, Fla. A severe thunderstorm delayed first round play during on Thursday. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Dustin Johnson watches his putt on the 18th green during the second round of the Cadillac Championship golf tournament Friday, March 7, 2014, in Doral, Fla. Johnson bogeyed the hole. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Dustin Johnson shows his ball after making par on the 14th hole during the second round of the Cadillac Championship golf tournament on Friday, March 7, 2014, in Doral, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)